Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2020 Brisbane Expo Privy Mark...

This exclusive 2020 Brisbane Money Expo ANDA Special from The Perth Mint celebrates the 30th anniversary of the Australian Kookaburra Bullion Coin. The coin...

Hungary Issues Massive Coins Commemorating 30 Years of Freedom, Departure of...

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   After mass demonstrations by a unified opposition in 1989, free elections were held in Hungary, and resulted in a...

The Curious Gold Fantasy Coins of Shanghai

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   Outside the realm of normal Chinese numismatics is a series of unusual 50 and...

Netherlands to Issue 2020 Gold Ducat Coins by Reservation Only

By Coin & Currency Institute ....   The Dutch Gold Ducat and Double Gold Ducat are appearing in another variation of their traditional, classic design for...

Over $33 Million Sells in Heritage Central States Auctions

The Heritage Auctions Central States sales are complete, and the results are in. Overall, more than $33.3 million in rare coins and currency changed...

British Rarities Rank Among the 100 Greatest Modern World Coins

By Dennis Tucker for Whitman Publishing ......   Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) announced in April 2020 that its London affiliate, NGC UK, has certified a 1952...

Coins of Medieval Hungary: Part I

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek .....   ABOUT THE YEAR 895, THE MAGYARS, a federation of nomadic tribes whose origin was in the distant forests of...

Live Bidding Begins This Week for Stack’s Bowers 10th Anniversary Hong...

Dear Friends, It is finally here – our 10th Anniversary Hong Kong Auction! Before I share some of the wonderful numismatic items that have been...

75th Anniversary of VE Day Commemorated on New 50 Pence Coin

Cupro Nickel Diamond Finish 50p coin presented in a special pack Also Produced in Proof Sterling Silver with Certificate Issue Limit: 7,500 Cupro...

Rare Australian Half Sovereign Discovered by Metal Detector

Heritage Auctions will be offering a rare Australian Half Sovereign gold coin that was recently discovered by a metal detector in New Zealand. This...

Stack’s Bowers Presents May 2020 “Pop-Up” Collectors Choice Online Ancient &...

No Reserve Live Auction May 13, 2020 at 10:00 am PT   With most of the world still paused due to the COVID-19 pandemic and coin...

Blue Skies and Tailwinds From CIT on Proof High Relief Propeller...

Airplane Propeller - Blue Skies Cook Islands. 10 dollars. 2020. Silver .999. 2 oz. 38.61 mm. Black Proof. Mintage: 999. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description One...

Off-Metal Pattern Coins in the Early Chinese Republic

By Jeremy Bostwick - Senior Numismatist & Cataloger, Stack's Bowers ......   Following over two millennia of highly standardized and predictable currency in the form of...

Coin Profile – 2019 Alderney 1 oz Silver Puffin Coin

The 1 troy oz puffin coin has a limited mintage of 10,000 coins worldwide and has been graded a near perfect coin by PCGS....

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2020 Kangaroo 1/4oz Gold Proof...

The Perth Mint is pleased to present this gorgeous 1/4oz gold Proof Kangaroo featuring the latest kangaroo design. Struck by The Perth Mint from 1/4oz...

Sedwick Treasure Auction 27 Now Online

Treasure, World, U.S. Coin and Paper Money Auction 27 Live on the Internet: Wednesday-Friday, May 27-29, 2020 Click Here   By Daniel Frank Sedwick LLC ......   We are all...

Ancient Lydian Light Series Stater, Other Gold Coins New at Atlas...

By Atlas Numismatics ......   We hope this update finds you doing well and staying healthy. While we continue working remotely and monitoring the ongoing situation, Atlas Numismatics...

Racoon Dog: Trickster of Japanese Folklore on Third Woodland Spirits Silver...

Woodland Spirits - Racoon Dog Mongolia. 500 Togrog. 2020. Silver .999. 1 oz. Partly pad printed. 38.61 mm. Proof. Mintage: 1,500. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt,...

World Coin Profile: Rare Gold Venetian 15 Zecchini

Collectors of the Italian series, and particularly the Venetian series, will be intimately familiar with the nearly universally recognized imagery of the doge of...

Coin Profile – 1906-A France Gold 100 Francs Angel MS-63 PCGS

The 100 Franc French Gold Angel is a large, beautiful coin with a wonderful design and great look that had been a highly popular...

Royal Australian Mint Releases 2020 Tokyo Olympic Coins on Schedule

Limited-edition coins celebrating our Olympic and Paralympic teams by Royal Australian Mint ......   The Royal Australian Mint has released three limited-edition coins celebrating our Olympic...

Coin Profile – 2019 Australia 1 oz Silver $1 Batavia Shipwreck...

Batavia Shipwreck Triangular Coin This unique Batavia Shipwreck Triangular Coin depicts the Batavia, one of Australia's oldest shipwrecks, in one ounce of .999 fine Silver....

Plesiosaur Latest Coin in High Relief Silver Prehistoric Beasts Series

Prehistoric Beasts - Plesiosauria Mongolia. 2,000 Togrog. 2020. Silver .999. 3 oz. Blue-rock finish. 65 mm. Proof. Mintage: 499. B. H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt, Munich. Description of...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2020 End of WWII 75th...

These beautiful and silver coins commemorate 75 years since the end of World War II. Each piece bears internationally recognised motifs of peace, representing...

Stack’s Bowers Ponterio Highlights May 2020 Hong Kong Coin, Paper Money...

Stack’s Bowers and Ponterio is tremendously excited to present their May Hong Kong Coin and Paper Money auction—a monumental event that marks a decade...

NGC Certifies Unique 1952 Great Britain Penny

In Great Britain, the year 1952 saw a change of monarch, the first home-use microwave oven and the Great Smog of London, but nothing...

Coin Profile – 2018 Mexico 2-Coin Silver Libertad Proof & Reverse...

The Banco de México has partnered with APMEX to produce 500 worldwide of these unique two-coin sets featuring its most popular design. This beautiful APMEXclusive® set contains...

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2020 Wedge-Tailed Eagle 1oz Platinum...

This extraordinary 1 oz platinum Wedge-Tailed Eagle Proof coin features a fresh new design celebrating Australia’s largest bird of prey from renowned American coin engraver...

The Case for Collecting Modern World Coins & Currency

Modern World Coins and Currency by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.....   If you’ve followed our writing at CoinWeek over the years, you’re probably...

Royal Canadian Mint Continues to Mark Important Commemorations With New Collector...

As the Royal Canadian Mint takes measures to safeguard employee health and safety and prioritizes manufacturing operations to support trade and commerce, it continues...